Archives for the Month of August, 2010

Spotlight: Casiotone for the painfully alone (CFTPA)

After 13 Years Owen Ashworth ends his music project Casiotone for the Painfully Alone (CFTPA) “You may have already heard that I’ve decided to end Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. I’d just like to clarify that this doesn’t mean that I’m quitting music. I love writing & recording songs, & I hope to make lots [...]

Video Friday: New Orleans Bingo Show

Its the five year anniversary of New Orleans being hit by hurricane Katrina. The signs of Katrina are still everywhere in the city and its still a long road to a full recovery. This week’s video is from the New Orleans Bingo Show a local band which combines cabaret, jazz, rock, bingo(;-)) in a stunning [...]

Event: 1st Vienna Fettkakao week

Vienna based label fettkakao turns 5 this year and celebrates this with several events during 1st – 10th September called the festkakaowoche. Since the label’s start and from the first(?) event at EKH in 2005, the label looks back at 20 releases from various acts and countless events under the fettkakao banner. The label covers a wide [...]

Video Friday: Ken Ishii – Extra

Japanese Techno DJ and producer Ken Ishii played in Vienna last week, so i dug up this old video from him. This one of the first music videos  by Kouji Morimoto one of Japan’s premier anime directors (Akira) and his  Studio 4°C. The guy with the goggles at the end is actually Ken.   The video won MTV’s Dance [...]